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  • Short Summary

    The Lancashire Ladies' Hockey team take on the Veterans of the North, who are dressed in outfits from 1900, in aid of National Playing Fields' Association. Southport.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Miss 1929" meets "Miss 1900" in novel hockey match between Lancashire Ladies' Hockey Team and Veterans of the North in aid of National Playing Fields' Association. Southport, Merseyside.

    M/S as a coach and horses rides along with ladies dressed in 1900 costumes, M/S of them posing in shawls, straw boaters and long skirts. M/S as they get out of the coach.

    Intertitle - 'this is how they looked in 1900!' M/S as they line up in front of their goal, the camera pans across them.

    Intertitle - 'we prefer 1929 - don't you?' M/S as the camera pans across the girls in shorter skirts, black tights and dark long sleeved tops.

    MS as the two captains toss a coin.

    Intertitle - 'hats, stiff collars and long skirts had to go when it came to play!'

    M/S of the bully off, the 1900 team are dressed in shorter skirts and have taken their hats off. Various shots of the match as goals are scored by 1929 team.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:34:00 / 01:17:05:00
    G 1588

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